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Explosion reported at Diamond Head Motor Inn in Mission

Mission firefighters, RCMP and BC ambulance services on scene

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Mission RCMP, Mission Search and Rescue and BC Ambulance Services were all on scene at a fatal plane crash at Stave Lake in Mission. (File Photo)

One person dead, one injured after plane crashes in Lower Mainland

Mission RCMP say a 21-year-old woman injured while a 66-year-old woman has been killed

Mission RCMP, Mission Search and Rescue and BC Ambulance Services were all on scene at a fatal plane crash at Stave Lake in Mission. (File Photo)
Children suffer swollen eyes, burns while playing at Lower Mainland spray park

Children suffer swollen eyes, burns while playing at Lower Mainland spray park

Mission RCMP are investigating incident that injured several children

Children suffer swollen eyes, burns while playing at Lower Mainland spray park
Fraser Health is setting up a Mobile Medical Unit (MMU) at Abbotsford Regional Hospital in order to help treat inmates from Mission Institution. They are also creating a designated, secure site at the hospital for those who have tested positive. / File Photo

Mobile Medical Unit set up in Abbotsford to treat COVID-19 outbreak among Mission inmates

Fraser Health also creating a secure site at hospital; 41 positive tests at institution so far

Fraser Health is setting up a Mobile Medical Unit (MMU) at Abbotsford Regional Hospital in order to help treat inmates from Mission Institution. They are also creating a designated, secure site at the hospital for those who have tested positive. / File Photo
Cassandra Converse holds the only pair of shoes she managed to recover from Mission’s Value Village in February 2020. Her boyfriend accidentally gave away 50 pairs of hers. Submitted Photo

Man accidentally donates girlfriend’s 50 pairs of shoes to B.C. thrift store

Cassandra Converse has forgiven him, but she jokes that this Valentine’s Day better be pretty special

Cassandra Converse holds the only pair of shoes she managed to recover from Mission’s Value Village in February 2020. Her boyfriend accidentally gave away 50 pairs of hers. Submitted Photo
A Mission Secondary student suffered a concussion after a lunchtime fight, but went back to class for the afternoon.

Violent student fight prompts B.C. school district to review processes

It took close to four hours to inform parents student was injured

A Mission Secondary student suffered a concussion after a lunchtime fight, but went back to class for the afternoon.
Mission’s St. Joseph’s Catholic Parish on 7th Avenue was struck by vandals on the weekend. Someone painted ^666 and Judge Me all over the church. / Submitted Photos

Community ‘rattled’ after 666 scrawled all over B.C. Catholic church

Damage discovered on St. Joseph’s Catholic Parish on Sunday morning

Mission’s St. Joseph’s Catholic Parish on 7th Avenue was struck by vandals on the weekend. Someone painted ^666 and Judge Me all over the church. / Submitted Photos
Woman traumatized after seeing bear carcass disposed of at B.C. landfill

Woman traumatized after seeing bear carcass disposed of at B.C. landfill

WARNING: Story contains an image that may be disturbing to some readers

Woman traumatized after seeing bear carcass disposed of at B.C. landfill
Newborn baby abandoned in B.C.; woman arrested

Newborn baby abandoned in B.C.; woman arrested

Infant was in critical condition in hospital, 21-year-old Mission woman arrested and released

Newborn baby abandoned in B.C.; woman arrested
Two puppies saved after being trapped on a B.C. cliff for days

Two puppies saved after being trapped on a B.C. cliff for days

Mission Search and Rescue located and rescued two St. Bernard puppies in Hatzic area

Two puppies saved after being trapped on a B.C. cliff for days
Mission’s Christine Jamieson wants to share her story and inspire others. She is competing in this year’s Miss BC competition. / Kevin Mills Photos

VIDEO: Mission woman wants to share her story, inspire others

Miss BC contestant doesn’t allow epilepsy to stop her from succeeding in life

Mission’s Christine Jamieson wants to share her story and inspire others. She is competing in this year’s Miss BC competition. / Kevin Mills Photos
Mission RCMP taped off two properties on Hawthorne Avenue after a toddler was found unresponsive in a backyard pool. The 23-month-old girl went missing from a local daycare.

VIDEO: Two-year-old B.C. girl dies after she was found unresponsive in pool

RCMP located toddler after she went missing from a daycare

Mission RCMP taped off two properties on Hawthorne Avenue after a toddler was found unresponsive in a backyard pool. The 23-month-old girl went missing from a local daycare.
B.C. teen excluded from prom after chronic illness keeps her away from school

B.C. teen excluded from prom after chronic illness keeps her away from school

Triss Hunter of Mission was told she missed too many days of school, can’t go to the graduation event

B.C. teen excluded from prom after chronic illness keeps her away from school
Letter says students can’t make Mother’s Day gifts at school

Letter says students can’t make Mother’s Day gifts at school

One Mission school stops practice of creating gifts

Letter says students can’t make Mother’s Day gifts at school
Matthew Brind’Amour of the Nelson Leafs chases after a loose puck in front of Beaver Valley Nitehawks goaltender  Drake Poirier. Nelson lost 6-5 on Wednesday night.

KIJHL: Leafs relegated to fourth place

The Nelson hockey squad was forced to default games due to using an ineligible player.

Matthew Brind’Amour of the Nelson Leafs chases after a loose puck in front of Beaver Valley Nitehawks goaltender  Drake Poirier. Nelson lost 6-5 on Wednesday night.
Leafs forward Rayce Miller tries to fight his way through three Creston Valley defenders during Nelson's 3-3 tie on Friday night.

Leafs tie Thunder Cats, knock off Braves

Two overtime periods and a penalty shot couldn't decide this close contest.

Leafs forward Rayce Miller tries to fight his way through three Creston Valley defenders during Nelson's 3-3 tie on Friday night.
The Nelson Leafs defeated the Spokane Braves 5-1 on Saturday night.

KIJHL: Leafs hammer Braves 5-1.

Nelson was all over the Spokane squad, winning the first of a back-to-back series.

The Nelson Leafs defeated the Spokane Braves 5-1 on Saturday night.
Nelson Leafs' forward Michael Rand tries to jam the puck past Revelstoke Grizzlies goaltender Michael Lenko during KIJHL action on Saturday night. The Leafs lost the game 3-2.

KIJHL: Revelstoke hangs on to beat Leafs

Nelson outplayed the Grizzlies for most of the night, but lost 3-2.

Nelson Leafs' forward Michael Rand tries to jam the puck past Revelstoke Grizzlies goaltender Michael Lenko during KIJHL action on Saturday night. The Leafs lost the game 3-2.
Police are looking for Colin Hansen who went missing in the Nelson area on Boxing Day.

UPDATED: Man missing from Nelson located

Colin Hansen who went missing on Boxing Day, has been found.

Police are looking for Colin Hansen who went missing in the Nelson area on Boxing Day.
Ferda defeated D-Nial 8-0 to win the Open Division of the Nelson Indoor Soccer Winter Tournament.

Champions repeat in Nelson Winter Tournament

While competition was intense in the Nelson indoor soccer event, both division finals turned into blow outs.

Ferda defeated D-Nial 8-0 to win the Open Division of the Nelson Indoor Soccer Winter Tournament.